Author: Fortis

HealthyLiver

Health Care Liver care

Ways to Keep Your Liver Healthy

Your liver is one of the most vital organs of the body, responsible for several chemical actions that the body needs to survive. On the other hand, it’s also a gland as it secretes chemicals that are used by other parts of the body. Due to this reason, the liver is considered to be both […]

Breast cancer treatment

Health Care Oncology

What You Need To Know About Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer death, and also the most common cancer among women. The cancer cells in the breast multiply uncontrollably and affect the healthy breast tissues, and can also affect the lymph nodes present under the arms. These lymph nodes help cancer move to other parts of the […]

Cardiovascular diseases

Cardiology Health Care

Cardiovascular Diseases: Types and Prevention

Cardiovascular diseases are the biggest cause of death among people worldwide. In India too, the numbers are nothing short of scary. These conditions are caused by the disorders of the heart and blood vessels. Some of the most commonly diagnosed types of cardiovascular diseases include- coronary heart disease (heart attacks), cerebrovascular disease (stroke), raised blood […]

Cancer care center

Health Care Oncology

Everything You Need To Know About Cancer

Among many other challenges that the medical world faces today, cancer is one of the most highly feared. Across the world, the disease poses a serious threat to development, regardless of economic and social advancements of a given country. Medical estimations show worldwide almost nine million people die of cancer every year. In India, national […]

liver disease treatment

Health Care Liver care

The Human Liver and Its Multiple Functions: Diseases & Symptoms

One of the leading healthcare hospitals in Bangalore – Fortis, we run evaluation centres for liver donors and patients at several of our branches. Treating complications that arise from most of the cases of liver disease includes enhancing and modifying diet, nutrition or transfusing clotting factors to prevent excessive bleeding. Providing effective medications to reduce […]

Epilepsy neurological disorder

Brain and Spine Care Health Care

Epilepsy: The Sub-Types and Its Causes

Epilepsy is a moderate to a severe neurological disorder characterized by uncontrolled and usually violent shaking- known as seizures. Epileptic seizures are episodes that can vary from brief and nearly undetectable periods to long periods of vigorous shaking. These episodes can result in physical injuries, including occasionally broken bones. In epilepsy, seizures tend to recur and, […]